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Old 05-11-2013, 01:02 AM   #71
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Lucky you all! I'm the poor sap with the drippy sporty!

It's all good.
Better than none. Enjoy.
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Better than none. Enjoy.
Amen to that. Man that bike is my ride at times but its also my therapy at time as well.
Nothing beats ending a long day at work with a relaxing ride home!
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Ok well I didn't have enough vacation at work to go on this bike trip with my 2 brothers. They left Arkansas to go to the Grand Canyon and they made it in 3 days. Man I wish I had the vacation time to of gone. All the camp sights are full so they are headed on to Utah today and are just gonna go till they have to come back. 12 days in the wind just two brothers on two wheels now that's a true vacation! By the way they are on a yamaha venture with a pull behind trailer of gear and a vtx 1300 Honda.

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Ok well I didn't have enough vacation at work to go on this bike trip with my 2 brothers. They left Arkansas to go to the Grand Canyon and they made it in 3 days. Man I wish I had the vacation time to of gone. All the camp sights are full so they are headed on to Utah today and are just gonna go till they have to come back. 12 days in the wind just two brothers on two wheels now that's a true vacation! By the way they are on a yamaha venture with a pull behind trailer of gear and a vtx 1300 Honda.

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Nothing like getting out on the open road for a week or two

Are your brothers going to southern Utah? If so,they really need to check out the southern national parks,they're absolutely spectacular!!

Several years ago I took a little over 2 weeks and rode through CO. on Hwy 550 the million dollar highway,then into Utah to Moab,UT. where Arches National Park is located along with Canyonland,and Dead Horse Point. From there I went to Capitol Reef National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park,from there Zion National Park imo the jewel of southern Utah. From Utah I kept going west to Las Vegas,rode through Vegas to CA. which was my turn around point back to MO. where I rode through AZ. NM. TX. OK. and back through KS. home to Missouri...It was probably the best ride I ever took

If they have internet access and stiil in AZ. have them look up Hwy. 191 on the south eastern side of AZ. It goes through Apache National Forrest through the mountains,one stretch is 95 miles with no service and over 400 switchbacks,yes over 400 switchbacks!

Here's a picture I took on Hwy 191 in AZ. They changed the highways number,it used to be Hwy.666

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Here's my cross country ride,I've been coast to coast with her and just about most of the country.

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Moab,UT.
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Some where in NM.
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Nothing like getting out on 2wheels for some Open road freedom
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Amen to that. I haven't been on my bike since before thanksgiving. Just going to work and back is a welcome diversion on my scoot!
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Im planning on when I get my bike next month to put some miles on it and do what I want to do to it. Already put in for 10 days of vacation in August and im going somewhere for a few days. Just gonna get on my bike and ride and see where it takes me.
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Snuck in a ride today. Not easy given that it's a Sunday, Mother's Day, honey do, etc, lol.
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Nothing like getting out on the open road for a week or two

Are your brothers going to southern Utah? If so,they really need to check out the southern national parks,they're absolutely spectacular!!

Several years ago I took a little over 2 weeks and rode through CO. on Hwy 550 the million dollar highway,then into Utah to Moab,UT. where Arches National Park is located along with Canyonland,and Dead Horse Point. From there I went to Capitol Reef National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park,from there Zion National Park imo the jewel of southern Utah. From Utah I kept going west to Las Vegas,rode through Vegas to CA. which was my turn around point back to MO. where I rode through AZ. NM. TX. OK. and back through KS. home to Missouri...It was probably the best ride I ever took

If they have internet access and stiil in AZ. have them look up Hwy. 191 on the south eastern side of AZ. It goes through Apache National Forrest through the mountains,one stretch is 95 miles with no service and over 400 switchbacks,yes over 400 switchbacks!

Here's a picture I took on Hwy 191 in AZ. They changed the highways number,it used to be Hwy.666
Yeah they are gonna hit Utah tomorrow.
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Yeah they are gonna hit Utah tomorrow.

I'm sure they're having a great time,i'm jealous!
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